|MERCURY/GEMINI/APOLLO OVERVIEW - NASA/JSC|
This program features historical film clips from NASA projects. Scenes include launches, on-orbit activities, and splash downs.
Keywords: Mercury; Gemini; Apollo; launches; splash downs; NASA; JSC
|MAN IN SPACE - NASA/JSC|
The film shows pictorial highlights of the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, and Skylab Programs. It is a creatively choreographed production using a music sound track with no narration.
Keywords: Mercury; Gemini; Apollo; Skylab; NASA; JSC
|Space Shuttle Launch and Landing Highlights - NASA|
A variety of camera views showcase the amazing journey into orbit, the space shuttle docked to the International Space Station and the voyage home.
Keywords: NASA; Space Shuttle; STS
|Expedition 30 Departs for Launch Site - NASA|
Three Expedition 30 flight engineers -- NASA astronaut Don Pettit, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and European Space Agency astronaut Andre Kuipers -- departed Star City, Russia on Thursday for the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan where their Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft is being prepared for its Dec. 21 launch to the International Space Station.
Keywords: NASA; International Space Station; ISS; Expedition 30
|Apollo 11 Facts Project: Earth Views and Crew Activities - NASA/JSC|
The crewmembers of Apollo 11, Commander Neil Armstrong, Lunar Module Pilot Edwin Aldrin, Jr., and Command Module Pilot Michael Collins, are seen performing various on-orbit activities, including systems identification and Lunar Module checkout. The Earth is seen from space.
Keywords: Who -- Neil A. Armstrong; Who -- Michael Collins; What -- Apollo 11; What -- Earth
|Orion: From Factory to Flight - NASA|
NASA is making steady progress on building the Orion spacecraft, which will take astronauts deeper into space than ever before. Take a look at the latest achievements and milestones in "Orion: From Factory to Flight" as Orion gets ready for its first orbital test flight in 2014.
Keywords: NASA; Orion; Factory; Flight
|JSC-500 Apollo 8-Go For TLI.wmv - NASA/JSC|
APOLLO 8: GO FOR TLI JSC 500 - (1969) - 22 1/2 Minutes Astronauts: Frank Borman, James A. Lovell, and William A. Anders Launch date: December 21, 1968 Man's first voyage to another celestial body, including an orbit around the Moon on Christmas, proves more amazing in fact than anticipation. Featured are air-to-ground tapes of astronauts' descriptions of the mission, as well as outstanding onboard photography of the Earth, Moon, and IVA.
Keywords: Apollo; Apollo 8; Borman; Lovell; Anders; Moon
|JSC_852_Building_Toward_New_Heights.wmv - NASA/JSC|
JSC 852 - (1987) - 28 1/2 Minutes - To realize the goals of lunar colonies and Space Station, humans must first adapt to working in the space environment. This program showcases the on-orbit work already accomplished by Shuttle astronauts including testing the Manned Maneuvering Unit on flight 41-B, repairing the Solar Maximum satellite on flight 41-C, retrieving two communications satellites on flight 51-A, "fly-swatting" the SYNCOM satellite on flight 51-D, and salvaging the very same satellit...
Keywords: NASA; colonies; space station; orbit
|JUPITER ODYSSEY - JSC|
Pioneer 10 was the first spacecraft to travel beyond Mars to the outer planets of our solar system. During the 21-month, 620-million-mile journey to Jupiter, Pioneer penetrated the previously unexplored asteroid belt without mishap, eliminating the long held fear that high-speed particles or huge asteroids might destroy the spacecraft. This film tells of the findings recorded by the scientific instruments and cameras onboard...
Keywords: Pioneer 10; Jupiter; solar system; JSC; NASA
|SPACE SHUTTLE - COMMUNICATIONS - JSC|
Explains the vast communications and tracking support for shuttle operations that will replace most of the expensive ground stations used in previous space programs. Included are the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS), the NASA Communications Network, domestic satellites, and the deep-space network for interplanetary missions.
Keywords: shuttle; TDRSS; communications; satellites; JSC; NASA
|Launching Our Dreams: A Shuttle Retrospective - NASA|
A tribute to NASA's Space Shuttle Program and its 30 year history.
Keywords: NASA; Space Shuttle; STS
|STS-135: Solid Rocket Booster Camera Video of Atlantis Launch - NASA|
Cameras mounted on the two solid rocket boosters that helped propel space shuttle Atlantis into orbit on July 8 provide unique angles of the launch from the Kennedy Space Center and their subsequent water landing downrange in the Atlantic Ocean.
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station; SRB; Solid Rocket Booster
Downloads: 2,196 (1 review)
|JSC-603 Apollo 17- On the Shoulders of Giants.wmv - NASA/JSC|
APOLLO 17: ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS JSC 603 - (1973) - 28 1/2 Minutes Astronauts: Eugene A. Cernan, Ronald E. Evans, and Harrison H. Schmitt Launch date: December 7, 1972 A documentary view of the Apollo 17 journey to Taurus-Littrow, the final lunar landing mission in the Apollo Program. The film depicts the highlights of the mission and relates the Apollo Program to Skylab, the Apollo-Soyuz linkup, and the Space Shuttle.
|JSC-563 Apollo 14 - Mission to Fra Mauro.wmv - NASA/JSC|
APOLLO 14: MISSION TO FRA MAURO JSC 563 - (1971) - 28 Minutes Astronauts: Alan B. Shepard, Stuart A. Roosa, and Edgar D. Mitchell Launch date: January 31, 1971 Includes the early problem of docking the Command and Lunar Modules, landing on the Moon, experiments package, climb up Cone Crater, onboard experiments, scenes in the NASA JSC's Lunar Receiving Laboratory, and commentaries by noted scientists...
Keywords: Apollo; Shepard; Roosa; Mitchell; Moon; Docking
Downloads: 374 (1 review)
|MISSION OF APOLLO-SOYUZ - NASA/JSC|
Astronauts: Thomas P. Stafford, Vance D. Brand, and Donald K. "Deke" Slayton Cosmonauts: Alexei A. Leonov and Valeriy N. Kubasov Launch date: July 15, 1975 The Apollo-Soyuz mission was a precedent-setting event in the sphere of international manned space flight. The film treats the scientific and technological achievements and stresses the spirit of cooperation and friendship. It concludes with a projection on the future of international cooperation in space over scenes of the Space Shuttle and ...
Keywords: Apollo; Soyuz; Spacelab; cosmonauts; NASA; JSC
|Apollo 11 Facts Project: Pre-Launch Activities and Launch - NASA/JSC|
The crewmembers of Apollo 11, Commander Neil A. Armstrong, Command Module Pilot Michael Collins, and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr., are seen during various stages of preparation for the launch of Apollo 11, including suitup, breakfast, and boarding the spacecraft. They are also seen during mission training, including preparation for extravehicular activity on the surface of the Moon. The launch of Apollo 11 is shown...
Keywords: Who -- Neil A. Armstrong; Who -- Michael Collins; What -- Apollo 11; What -- Moon
|Apollo 13 Facts: Recovery part C - NASA/JSC|
This video shows the water landing of the Apollo 13 spacecraft. A computer animation shows the atmospheric reentry of the Command Module.
Keywords: What -- Apollo 13
|JSC_1272_STS-46_Postflight_Presentation.wmv - NASA/JSC|
STS-46 POST FLIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE JSC1272 - (1992) - 19 1/2 Minutes Commander: Loren J. Shriver Pilot: Andrew M. Allen Mission Specialists: Jeffrey A. Hoffman, Franklin R. Chang-Diaz, Claude Nicollier, Marsha S. Ivins Payload Specialists: Franco Malerba (Italy) Dates: July 31-August 8, 1992 Vehicle: Atlantis OV-104 Payloads: TSS-1, EURECA-1L, EOIM-III/TEMP 2A, CONCAP II, CONCAP III, ICBC, LDCE, AMOS, PHCF, and UVPI Landing site: Runway 33 at Kennedy Space Center, FL
Keywords: Shuttle; STS-46; Shriver; Allen; Hoffman; Chang-Diaz; Nicollier; Ivins; Malerba; OV-104
|STS-52 POST FLIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE - JSC|
Commander: James D. Wetherbee Pilot: Michael A. Baker Mission Specialists: Charles Lacy Veach, William M. Shepherd, Tamara E. Jernigan Payload Specialists: Steven Glenwood Maclean Dates: October 22-November 1, 1992 Vehicle: Columbia OV-102 Payloads: LAGEOS-II, USMP-1, CANEX-2, ASP, TPCE, CPCG, CMIX, CVTE, HPP, PSE, and SPIE Landing site: Runway 33 at Kennedy Space Center, FL Narrated by the Commander and crew, this program contains footage selected by the astronauts, as well as their comments on...
Keywords: STS-52; press conference; launch; landing; NASA; JSC
|HQ282_Mercury_Exploration_of_a_Planet_Episode2.wmv - NASA/JSC|
MERCURY: EXPLORATION OF A PLANET (EPISODE 2) HQ 282 - (1976) - 28 Minutes The flight of the Mariner 10 spacecraft to Venus and Mercury is detailed in animation and photography. Views of Mercury are featured. Included is animation on the origin of the solar system. Dr. Bruce C. Murray, director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, comments on the mission.
Keywords: NASA; Mariner 10; Venus; Mercury; JPL; Exploring the Solar System
|Space Shuttle Atlantis Retrospective - NASA|
A retrospective look at space shuttle Atlantis.
Keywords: NASA; Space Shuttle; Atlantis
|JSC_1813_STS103_Post_Flight_Presentation - NASA/JSC|
STS-103 POST FLIGHT CREW PRESENTATION JSC1813 - (2000) 15 1/2 Minutes - Commander: Curtis L. Brown Pilot: Scott J. Kelly Mission Specialists: Steven L. Smith, C. Michael Foale, John M. Grunsfeld, Claude Nicollier, Jean-Francois Clervoy Dates: December 1927, 1999 Vehicle: Discovery OV-103 Payloads: HST repair Landing Site: Runway 33 at Kennedy Space Center, FL
Keywords: NASA; STS 103; Discovery; OV-103; Shuttle
|STS-135 Flight Day 7 Crew Wake Up Call - NASA|
The four astronauts of the final space shuttle mission are greeted by R.E.M. front man Michael Stipe and the group's hit, "Man on the Moon" to begin Flight Day 7. On recording this song for the Atlantis' last crew Stipe said, "I recorded 'Man on The Moon' for NASA in Venice, Italy, where Galileo first presented to the Venetian government his eight-power telescope, and in 1610 wrote 'The Starry Messenger' (Sidereus Nuncius), an account of his early astronomical discoveries that altered forever ou...
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station; Michael Stipe; R.E.M
|SPACE BASICS - NASA|
SPACE BASICS CMP 360 - (1991) - 21 Minutes - Available in 3/4" and VHS (NTSC only) Recommended Level: Middle School Application: History and Physical Sciences Explains space flight concepts such as how we get into orbit and why we float when orbiting Earth.
|STS-98 CREW INTERVIEWS - MARSHA S IVINS - JSC|
Interview with STS-98 Crew Member Marsha S. Ivins.
Keywords: STS-98; interview; Marsha S. Ivins; JSC; NASA
|Time-Lapse Astronaut Photography of Earth - 2 - NASA|
Dynamic Motion of Earth and Stars Captured by International Space Station Crew The videos have been created by the Crew Earth Observations team at Johnson Space Center in Houston from a series of still images taken on board the International Space Station. Details about videos: Halfway Across the World This video was taken by the crew of Expedition 29 aboard the International Space Station. The sequence of shots was taken on Oct...
Keywords: NASA; International Space Station; ISS; Crew Earth Observations; Astronaut Photography
|VOYAGER 2 - SATURN ENCOUNTER (JOURNEY THROUGH THE SOLAR SYSTEM - EPISODE 12) - NASA/JSC|
A more advanced Voyager spacecraft revealed a very complex system of rings circling Saturn.
Keywords: Voyager; Saturn; rings; NASA; JSC
|STS-135 Flight Day 8 Crew Wake Up Call - NASA|
Paul McCartney and Beatles favorite "Good Day Sunshine" greet the Atlantis crew of Chris Ferguson, Doug Hurley, Sandy Magnus and Rex Walheim first thing on Flight Day 8. Sir Paul and the Beatles' music have awakened a dozen past shuttle crews. "Good Day Sunshine" was played for two Discovery crews of STS-121 and STS-128. On learning the popular Beatles song was used to rouse the shuttle crew of STS-121, McCartney treated the Expedition 12 crew aboard the International Space Station with a live m...
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station; Paul McCartney
|JSC-VJSC1207 Shepard Hitting Golfball on the Moon.wmv - NASA/JSC|
SHEPARD HITTING GOLF BALL ON THE MOON - APOLLO 14 VJSC1207 - (1971) - 3 Minutes This production consists of one scene in which Apollo 14 Astronaut Alan Shepard hits a golf ball while on the surface of the Moon.
Keywords: Moon; Shepard
|NEWTON IN SPACE - NASA|
NEWTON IN SPACE CMP 405 - (1992) - 12 1/2 Minutes Recommended Level: Middle School Application: Physical Sciences Demonstrates the difference between weight and mass and illustrates Isaac Newton's three laws of motion in the microgravity environment of Earth orbit.
Keywords: Newton; microgravity; orbit
|EARTHSPACE - OUR ENVIRONMENT - NASA/JSC|
Discusses the Earth's magnetic field, and how changes in the Sun's surface, such as Sunspots, affect Earthâs environment. Mentions the phenomenon of the aurora in the Arctic. Explains how the Space Shuttle will carry experiments to probe the magnetosphere and predict possible ozone layer and weather pattern changes.
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT; MAGNETIC FIELD; EARTH; NASA; JSC
|Astronaut Recruitment PSA - NASA|
Astronaut Recruitment PSA
Keywords: NASA; Astronaut
|HQ220_Universe_Episode11.wmv - NASA/JSC|
UNIVERSE (EPISODE 11) HQ 220 - (1976) - (Animation in this production is copyrighted; therefore, this production can only be copied or shown in its entirety.) This motion picture explores almost inconceivable extremes of size and time - from the vast islands of stars called galaxies to subatomic particles; from cosmic events that occurred billions of years in the past to microcosmic events in the present that endure for only a billionth of a second...
Keywords: NASA; outer space; universe; stars; galaxies
|JSC1394_STS61_Post_Flight_Press_Conference.wmv - NASA/JSC|
STS-61 POST FLIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE JSC1394 - (1993) - 26 Minutes Commander: Richard O. Covey Pilot: Kenneth D. Bowersox Mission Specialists: Kathryn C. Thornton, Claude Nicollier, Jeffrey A. Hoffman, F. Story Musgrave, Thomas D. "Tom" Akers Dates: December 2-12, 1993 Vehicle: Endeavour OV-105 Payloads: HST SM-01, ICBC, AMOS, and IMAX camera EVA: (Tethered) Replaced HST solar arrays, two sensing units, Wide Field/Planetary Camera II and fuses, COSTAR, magnetometer, and Solar Array Drive Electron...
Keywords: NASA; ISS; shuttle; STS 61; EVA; Endeavour; OV 105
|JSC-580 Apollo 16 - Nothing So Hidden.wmv - NASA/JSC|
APOLLO 16: "NOTHING SO HIDDEN..." JSC 580 - (1972) - 28 1/2 Minutes Astronauts: John W. Young, Thomas K. Mattingly, II, and Charles M. Duke, Jr. Launch date: April 16, 1972 Shows the landing and the three lunar traverses in the highland region of the Moon, near the crater Descartes. Includes an astronaut's eye view from the Rover, lunar Grand Prix, discovery of the house-sized rock, lunar lift-off, and EVA 173,000 miles above the Earth...
Keywords: Apollo; Young; Mattingly; Duke; Moon
|JSC_0457_Apollo4_and_Apollo5_Missions.wmv - NASA/JSC|
APOLLO 4 MISSION JSC 457 - (1967) Launch Date: November 9, 1967 - Unmanned Apollo 4 was the first flight of the Saturn V launch vehicle and the S-IC and S-II stages of the rocket. APOLLO 5 MISSION JSC 461 - (1968) Launch date: January 22, 1968 - Unmanned Follows the successful testing of the Lunar Module, the spacecraft in which man will make his first landing on the Moon. Tracking stations around the world track its position with pinpoint accuracy as the Mission Control engineers test the many ...
Keywords: Apollo 4; Apollo 5; NASA; Lunar; Saturn V
|TEACHER LESSON GUIDE - JOURNEY THROUGH THE SOLAR SYSTEM SERIES - NASA/JSC|
A teacher's guide on how to teach the "Journey Through the Solar System" series. Included are lesson purpose, lesson objectives, vocabulary words and definitions, preparatory activities, presenting the lesson, follow-up, and evaluation.
Keywords: TEACHER'S GUIDE; SOLAR SYSTEM; NASA; JSC
|JSC1834_ISS_Animation_Resource_Reel.wmv - NASA/JSC|
INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION (ISS) ANIMATION RESOURCE REEL - JUNE 2000 JSC1834 (2000) 22 3/4 Minutes This video resource reel contains the latest animation of the International Space Station. The tape begins with a sequence illustrating a space shuttle docking with the complete station, and then continues with station fly-around views and scenes showing key elements of construction of the station. Also contains detailed animation of the Zvezda Service Module, shown first launching into space on a...
Keywords: International Space Station; Zvezda; robotic arm; assembly
|STS 61-A POST FLIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE - JSC|
Commander: Henry W. Hartsfield, Jr. Pilot: Steven R. Nagel Mission Specialists: James F. Buchli, Guion S. Bluford, Jr., Bonnie J. Dunbar Payload Specialists: Reinhard Furrer (DFVLR - West Germany), Ernst Messerschmid (DFVLR - West Germany), Wubbo J. Ockels (ESA - Netherlands) Dates: October 30-November 6, 1985 Vehicle: Challenger OV-099 Payloads: Spacelab D-1 and GLOMR Landing site: Runway 17 dry lakebed at Edwards AFB, CA Narrated by the Commander and crew, this program contains footage selecte...
Keywords: STS-61A; shuttle; Challenger; OV-099; Spacelab; JSC; NASA
|CMP235_Our_Star_The_Sun_Episode1.wmv - NASA/JSC|
OUR STAR THE SUN (EPISODE 1) CMP 235 - (1988) - 28 1/2 Minutes The Sun as revealed by thousands of pictures taken by Skylab astronauts. Much new information and understanding about the Sun was gained from the three Skylab flights.
Keywords: NASA; education; Solar System; Skkylab; Sun; Journey Through the Solar System
|Apollo 11 Facts Project: On-Orbit Activities - NASA/JSC|
Footage is shown of the crew of Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong, Lunar Module Pilot Edwin Aldrin Jr., and Command Module Pilot Michael Collins inside the spacecraft as they fly from the Earth to the Moon. A scene shows the entire Earth as seen from Apollo.
Keywords: Who -- Neil A. Armstrong; Who -- Michael Collins; What -- Apollo 11; What -- Earth; What -- Moon
|STS-135 Flight Day 10 Crew Wake Up Call - NASA|
The Flight Day 10 wakeup music was "Celebration" by Kool and the Gang, which was played for Mission Specialist Sandy Magnus. The song was accompanied by a special good morning message recorded by employees at NASA's Stennis Space Center in southern Mississippi, the NASA center that is home to the test stands that verified each of the main engines that helped propel space shuttles into low Earth orbit, including the three used in the STS-135 launch.
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station; SSC; Stennis Space Center
|STS-135: A Message From NASA Astronauts to the Space Shuttle Workforce - NASA|
A special message to the space shuttle workforce from the STS-135 and Expedition 28 astronauts.
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station
|JSC2039_STS-115 Post Flight.wmv - NASA/JSC|
STS-115 Mission Highlights Flight Day 1: Commander Brent Jett NASA TV greeting; Space Shuttle Atlantis on the launch pad, walkout of the Operations and Checkout (O&C) building at the Kennedy Space Center (KSC); KSC Firing Room views; and launch through solid rocket booster (SRB) separation Flight Day 2: flight deck views; and Orbiter Boom Sensor System (OBSS) survey of Atlantis Flight Day 3: flight deck views during orbital burn; International Space Station (ISS); Atlantis survey taken from ISS;...
Keywords: NASA; Shuttle; STS-115; Postflight Presentation
|Apollo 13 Facts: Press Conference part E - NASA/JSC|
Flight Director Gene Krantz gives an overview of the Apollo 13 mission as corrections are made in the power down checklist, passive thermal control, and orbital burns after the spacecraft runs into problems. He then answers questions from the press with the help of Tony England, Bill Peters, and Dick Thorson. Footage then shows newspaper headlines 'We're Not Concerned' and 'Getting Ready to Land' as people watch televisions to see if the astronauts landed safely...
Keywords: What -- Apollo 13
|HQ167_Assignment_Shoot_The_Moon_Episode5.wmv - NASA/JSC|
ASSIGNMENT: SHOOT THE MOON (EPISODE 5) HQ 167 - (1967) - 28 Minutes Summarizes the exploration of the Moon conducted by the unmanned Ranger, Surveyor, and lunar orbiter spacecraft. Also shows how such detailed data and photography contributed to the first manned flights to the Moon. The film describes the complexities of close-up photography of the Moon and includes views of craters, mountain ranges, and other lunar terrain...
Keywords: NASA; moon; education; Journey Through the Solar System; lunar
|Sandy Magnus, Satoshi Furukawa World Cup Message - NASA|
STS-135 Mission Specialist Sandy Magnus and Expedition 28 Flight Engineer Satoshi Furukawa record a special World Cup message.
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; Expedition 28; International Space Station; World Cup; Magnus; Furukawa
|JUPITER - CLEARER PICTURE EPISODE 10 - JSC|
Even NASA scientists with excellent imaginations were hard pressed to predict the fascinating findings on the moons of Jupiter as revealed by the Voyager spacecraft.
Keywords: Jupiter; solar system; planets; Voyager; JSC; NASA
|STS-135 Flight Day 1 Recap - NASA|
A video recap of flight day 1 of the STS-135 mission of space shuttle Atlantis to the International Space Station.
Keywords: NASA; STS-135; Atlantis; Space Shuttle; International Space Station
|STS-3 POST FLIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE - JSC|
"Commander: Jack R. Lousma Pilot: C. Gordon Fullerton Dates: March 22-30, 1982 Vehicle: Columbia OV-102 Payloads: OSS-1, MLR, EEVT, IECM, GAS (one experiment), and SSIP (one experiment) Landing site: Runway 17 dry lakebed at Edwards AFB, CA Narrated by the Commander and crew, this program contains footage selected by the astronauts, as well as their comments on the mission. Footage includes launch, onboard crew activities, and landing."
Keywords: STS-3; Columbia; crew; launch; landing; NASA; JSC